Hottest ticket for ‘Hamilton’ is very hot as on-line lottery crashes

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NEW YORK — There's a show in the city that's drawing record crowds and not only to the theater.

For Tuesday's performance of "Hamilton", producers and staff created a website to give away $10 lottery tickets.

But by the afternoon the site was overwhelmed.

The in-person lottery will resume for Wednesday's performances.

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